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Of course there is a crisis in US Israel relations by Mort Klein and Daniel Mandel from

showimage.ashx?id=252663&h=530&w=758.png President Obama seems willing to tolerate an Iranian nuclear weapons threshold capacity – but Israel is not. Of course there’s a crisis. ...
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Coup d'etat? by Martin Sherman from

What we are witnessing is, in effect, little less than an attempt at a bloodless coup d'état - conducted, not by the military, but by the messianic, indeed manic, mainstream media, buttressed by affiliated like-minded civil society elites, in a frenzied effort to impose their minority worldview on the nation. ...
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Palestinian moves to join ICC have nothing to do with justice by Einat Wilf from

Is Israel's reluctance to co-operate with the ICC investigation into war crimes a sign of guilt? ...
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Obama’s surrender by Mort Klein and Daniel Mandel from

obama-iran.jpeg.png President Obama has a six year record of indulging and conceding to Iran, without having achieved anything to prevent it becoming a nuclear power, which he’s repeatedly and publicly proclaimed he would do “everything, everything” to prevent. ...
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Israeli Press: Why I Will Vote Likud for the First Time by Kalman Liebeskind from

Read the week-end Hebrew oped that has gone viral in Israel. If one of the ways to judge if a state is democratic is by whether its press is worthy of the name, the last few weeks have shown that we have nothing in common with a democratic state. ...
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Outstanding speech by Matti Friedman by Blog from

matti%2bfriedman%2b2_photo%2bcredit%2bsebastian%2bscheiner_media.png Matti Friedman, former AP journalist, spoke at a BICOM dinner in London on January 26. His speech is an absolute must-read. ...
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Mark Scott puts lid on scathing report into quality of ABC journalism by Sharri Markson from

995702-8a2ddf5c-9ecd-11e4-96f4-b3bf448e0f0c.png Without targeting or naming and shaming individuals, the review found there were not enough qualified people making sure material that went to air or was published online was being properly checked. Vulnerabilities were identified where material was published without proper oversight, creating problems with accuracy and bias. ...
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Open Letter to the French President by A Palestinian Journalist in Ramallah from

883.png Your Excellency, many Palestinians nearly fell off their chairs upon seeing their president march at the front row of a rally in your capital to protest against terrorism and assaults on freedom of the media. ...
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Islam Gets Special Treatment by Dennis Prager from

743899eb-17b7-4a88-a2ae-87ddad115900.png Since 9/11, the Western world's academic, media, political elites have done their best to portray Islam in a favorable light, treating it very differently from all other religions. Criticism of every doctrine, religious or secular, is permitted, often encouraged. But not of Islam. Only positive depictions are allowed. ...
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There is no war between Israel and a nonexistent nation by Gerard Henderson from

Contrary to O’Connor’s editorialising, there is no war between Israel and Palestine. Nor has such an entity as Palestine ever existed. Jordan was in control of the area between Israel and the Jordan River between the creation of the State of Israel in 1948 and the 1967 war, which saw Israel occupy the area. In almost two decades Jordan did not establish a state of Palestine. ...
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The Western Media and Muslim-on-Muslim Violence by Raymond Ibrahim from

840.png Western mainstream media enable Islamic terrorism by employing an arsenal of semantic games, key phrases, convenient omissions, and moral relativism to portray such violence as a product of anything and everything—political and historical grievances, "Islamophobia," individual insanity, poverty and ignorance, territorial disputes—not Islam. ...
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Imagine No Religion: The Western Media and Islamic Terror by Raymond Ibrahim from

822.png The mainstream media shows remarkable consistency in employing an arsenal of semantic games, key phrases, convenient omissions, and moral relativism to portray [Islamist] violence as a product of anything and everything ... not Islam. ...
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Alarm bells should ring by Chris Kenny from

Australia seems to call it a wake-up call. Each time there are attempts by sections of the media and political class to play down the Islamist element and each time there is a rush from the same cohort to leap to the “backlash" ...
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Behind Israel’s Jewish ‘State’ Uproar by Joel H. Golovensky from

Many democracies also explicitly embrace their ethnic identity. The U.S. is unusual in not doing it. ...
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Always something by Arlene Kushner from

...[After the demonstration] .... Abu Ein walked away and sat down on the ground. At that point he was showing signs of distress, and apparent pains in his chest. An IDF medic offered him medical assistance but he refused it and said he wanted to go to the hospital in Ramallah. On the way to the hospital, he died. ...
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Respected Journalists Expose Media Bias Against Israel by Yochanan Visser from

shutterstock_145246417-1000x641.png Until now, media bias against Israel has been exposed by pro-Israel NGO’s like Honest Reporting and Camera. But now, respected journalists have decided to break the silence and started to expose news manipulation and bias against Israel by major outlets such as the Associated Press and The New York Times. ...
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Poll: Arabs Prefer Israel to Palestinian Authority by Israel Today Staff from

iftar.png The picture painted by the mainstream international media and loud-mouthed anti-Israel advocates is always the same: Israel is a racist and oppressive place to live for Arabs. This, so the argument goes, is particularly true following this week's government approval of the controversial "Jewish State" law. ...
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Qatar and Terror by Denis MacEoin from

807.png Although outwardly more liberal than the Saudis, the Qataris have surpassed them as financiers of extremism and terrorism. ...
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Countering the Big Lie by Naomi Ragen from

There was a time during one of the so-called intifadas (forgive me for not remembering if it was the first, second, or in-between; all that savagery and murder runs together seamlessly in my head these days) that the Palestinians claimed that the Jews had no connection at all to Jerusalem, or the land of Israel. A statement like that, similar to denying the Holocaust, is so insane it leaves one sputtering in wordless confusion. It’s like being asked to prove you aren’t dead. ...
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Obama, Media Call for Segregation in Israel by Seth Mandel from

The most concerning aspect to the periodic arguments between President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu is not that they fight, but what they fight about. ...
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